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Jim Caviezel in talks play Jesus in 'Passion of the Christ' sequel

Jim Caviezel in talks play Jesus in 'Passion of the Christ' sequel

Actor Jim Caviezel is in negotiations to reprise his role as Jesus Christ in the upcoming sequel to Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ".

Jan 31, 2018, 18:16 PM IST
OMG! Pastor devoured by crocodiles while trying to walk on water like Jesus

OMG! Pastor devoured by crocodiles while trying to walk on water like Jesus

His church members saw him devoured by three crocodiles, the dailypost.ng reported.

May 15, 2017, 18:54 PM IST
Happy Easter! Know why it is called the Resurrection Sunday

Happy Easter! Know why it is called the Resurrection Sunday

The resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead is described in the New Testament and the festival marked for the day is called Easter.

Apr 16, 2017, 11:48 AM IST

Jesus`s tomb opened for first time in centuries

A marble slab covering the site, among the holiest in Christianity, was pulled back for three days as part of both restoration work and archaeological analysis.

Oct 30, 2016, 01:17 AM IST

Jesus would welcome gays and transgender people, says Pope

Jesus Christ would always help anyone find God, including homosexuals and people who have had gender reassignment surgery or who are considering it, Pope Francis has said.

Oct 03, 2016, 21:21 PM IST

Day to remember pious, compassionate thoughts of Christ: PM Modi

Good Friday is a day to remember the pious and compassionate thoughts of Jesus Christ, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday.

Mar 25, 2016, 14:13 PM IST
Jesus was no God's son: Taslima Nasreen on why she doesn't celebrate Christmas

Jesus was no God's son: Taslima Nasreen on why she doesn't celebrate Christmas

Known for her controversial writings, noted Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen stirred up the hornet's nest when she said that 'Jesus was no God's son'.

Dec 24, 2015, 19:57 PM IST
'The Walking Dead' casts Tom Payne as Jesus

'The Walking Dead' casts Tom Payne as Jesus

Actor Tom Payne has been roped in to play Paul Monroe or "Jesus" on horror television series "The Walking Dead".

Sep 24, 2015, 13:47 PM IST
'Alien life' exists, we are not alone, says Vatican chief astronomer

'Alien life' exists, we are not alone, says Vatican chief astronomer

The Vatican which reinforced the belief that Earth was the center of the Universe and the sun revolved around our planet instead has now relaxed its view of mankind's place in the cosmos.

Aug 11, 2015, 12:17 PM IST
Gear up for an amazing celestial show as Venus, Jupiter to converge!

Gear up for an amazing celestial show as Venus, Jupiter to converge!

Stargazers and astronomer are in for this year’s most amazing celestial show: the two brightest planets, Venus and Jupiter, will seemingly collide in the night sky!

Jul 01, 2015, 00:35 AM IST
Pope venerates mysterious Shroud of Turin

Pope venerates mysterious Shroud of Turin

Pope Francis prayed Sunday before the mysterious Shroud of Turin, believed by Christians to be the burial cloth of Jesus but held by sceptics to be a medieval fake.

Jun 21, 2015, 15:49 PM IST

Ukraine rebels mark Soviet holiday for defenders of `fatherland`

Thousands of men and women gathered on Lenin square in east Ukraine`s main rebel-held city Donetsk on Monday to celebrate a Soviet-era holiday and pay hommage to their fallen fighters.

Feb 24, 2015, 01:26 AM IST

Vatican arrests Femen activist who bared breasts in St Peter's Square

The Vatican said on Friday it had arrested a member of women`s rights group Femen who on Christmas Day bared her breasts and grabbed a statue of the baby Jesus from a nativity scene in front of thousands of people in St. Peter`s Square.

Dec 27, 2014, 03:48 AM IST

Christmas pilgrims gather in Bethlehem after hard year

Pilgrims from across the world descended on Jesus's birthplace in Bethlehem on Wednesday to begin the global celebration of Christmas after a violence-plagued year brought suffering to many Middle Eastern Christians.

Dec 24, 2014, 20:46 PM IST

20 percent Brit kids believe Jesus is Chelsea footballer

A new survey has revealed that around 20 percent kids believe that Jesus is a Chelsea footballer or many other think that he is an astronaut.

Dec 13, 2014, 17:42 PM IST

Controversial book makes new claim about `married` Jesus

 A new book was launched in London on Wednesday claiming to have fresh evidence that Jesus married and had children with Mary Magdalene, but it drew derision from some quarters.

Nov 13, 2014, 00:45 AM IST

Pope to go to Turin to view burial shroud icon

The Shroud of Turin, the burial cloth some believe covered Jesus, will go back on public display next year.

Nov 06, 2014, 00:13 AM IST

Sir Elton John says Jesus would have supported gay marriage

Sir Elton John, who has planned to marry his civil partner David Furnish next year, has claimed that Jesus would have been a supporter of gay marriage.

Jun 30, 2014, 12:25 PM IST

`Seeing Jesus in toast` phenomenon perfectly normal

Researchers have found that the phenomenon of `face pareidolia` - where onlookers report seeing images of Jesus, Virgin Mary, or Elvis in objects such as toasts, shrouds, and clouds is normal and based on physical causes.

May 07, 2014, 19:59 PM IST

Scroll that mentions Jesus` wife is ancient: Scientists

An ancient piece of papyrus that contains a mention of Jesus` wife is not a forgery, according to a scientific analysis of the controversial text, US researchers said today.

Apr 11, 2014, 01:07 AM IST